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Sao Tome and Principe Population


Highlights of Analysis:

  • Sao Tome and Principe Population is increasing
  • Sao Tome and Principe Population Density is increasing
  • Sao Tome and Principe Life Expectancy is increasing
  • Sao Tome and Principe Fertility Rate is decreasing
Every year Sao Tome and Principe population is expected to increase by 4806 people. Sao Tome and Principe contributes 0% of world's total population. Average Life Expectancy in Sao Tome and Principe is 67.166 and is expected to Increase in upcoming next 50 years.Life Expectancy is below average when compared to global average (Currently Hong Kong Ranks 1st for Life Expectancy of 85 years). How the world population is changing is of great importance for humanity’s impact on the Earth’s natural environment, but it also gives reasons to hope for a good future. Sao Tome and Principe owns 0.00001% of land i.e. 960 Sq Kms of land and Ranks 184 when compared to other Global Countries Land area

Sao Tome and Principe Population, Density, Fertility Rate and Life Expectancy Overview
Sao Tome and Principe Population Analysis Year 2010 Year 2020 Year 2030
Sao Tome and Principe Population (in million) 0.17 0.21 0.26
Sao Tome and Principe Global Rank 188th 187th 187th
Sao Tome and Principe Global Population Share 0% 0% 0%
Sao Tome and Principe Global Population Density 148.16 176.91 209.33
Sao Tome and Principe Global Population Density Rank 70th 72nd 74th
Sao Tome and Principe Average Life Expectancy 65.87 67.16 68.38
Sao Tome and Principe Average Life Expectancy Global Rank 147th 155th 164th
Sao Tome and Principe Fertility Rate 4.78 4.21 3.7
Sao Tome and Principe Fertility Rate Global Rank 34th 30th 29th
Note : Population Density means number of people staying per kilometer and Fertility rate means number of kids born per women

What is the Population trend of ?

  • Every year Sao Tome and Principe population is expected to increase by 4806 people. 
  • Sao Tome and Principe population overall trend is expected to be Decreasing for next 50 years and expected to be in Decreasing trend for next 100 years. 
  • Sao Tome and Principe will see more birth rate than death rate for next 100 years. 
  • Sao Tome and Principe Global Population Rank for next 50 years is expected to be in Range of 187th-183rd. 

What is the Population growth rate of ?

  • Sao Tome and Principe population average growth rate for next 50 years is increasing at Rate of 1.61%. 
  • Overall population growth rate of Sao Tome and Principe is expected to be decreasing. 

What percentage of lives in ?

  • Sao Tome and Principe contributes 0% of world's total population. 

Sao Tome and Principe
 Population Fact

Sao Tome and Principe
 Total Population Trend

Sao Tome and Principe
 Population Growth Rate

Sao Tome and Principe
 Birth and Death Rate

Table : Past and Expected Future Population & Global Rank

Year Count(in Millions) Global Rank
2010 0.17 Million 188th
2020 0.21 Million 187th
2030 0.26 Million 187th
2040 0.32 Million 185th
2050 0.37 Million 183rd
2060 0.43 Million 181st
2070 0.48 Million 180th
2080 0.53 Million 178th
2090 0.57 Million 177th
2100 0.6 Million 175th

Table : Past and Expected Future Population Growth Rate

Year Count(in Millions) Growth Rate
2010 0.17 Million 2.32%
2020 0.21 Million 2.04%
2030 0.26 Million 1.87%
2040 0.32 Million 1.63%
2050 0.37 Million 1.35%
2060 0.43 Million 1.12%
2070 0.48 Million 0.94%
2080 0.53 Million 0.75%
2090 0.57 Million 0.56%
2100 0.6 Million 0.42%

Table : Past and Expected Future   Population Share in world

Year Count(in Millions) Share
2010 0.17 Million 0%
2020 0.21 Million 0%
2030 0.26 Million 0%
2040 0.32 Million 0%
2050 0.37 Million 0%
2060 0.43 Million 0%
2070 0.48 Million 0%
2080 0.53 Million 0%
2090 0.57 Million 0%
2100 0.6 Million 0%

Sao-Tome-and-Principe Population Density


What is the Population Density of 

  • Sao Tome and Principe population density is 234.87 per sq. km and is expected to be Decreasing for next 50 years. 
  • Sao Tome and Principe Ranks in range of 72nd-80th in term of population density around the world. 
  • As per trend, their will be decrease in population density of Sao Tome and Principe. 

Sao Tome and Principe
 Population Density (people per sq. km.)

Table : Past and Expected Future Population Density (people per sq. km.)

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Year Population Density Rank
2010 148.16 70th
2020 176.91 72nd
2030 209.33 74th
2040 239.62 76th
2050 264.88 78th
2060 283.62 80th
2070 294.29 82nd
2080 295.89 84th
2090 288.23 86th
2100 272 88th

Sao-Tome-and-Principe Average Life Expectancy

  • Average Life Expectancy in Sao Tome and Principe is 67.166 and is expected to Increase in upcoming next 50 years. 
  • Life Expectancy is below average when compared to global average (Currently Hong Kong Ranks 1st for Life Expectancy of 85 years).  
  • Sao Tome and Principe ranks 155th in terms of average life expectancy around the world. 

Sao Tome and Principe
 Avg Life Expectancy

Table : Past and Expected Average Life Expectancy (Age) ()

Year Average Life Expectancy Rank
2010 65.87 147th
2020 67.16 155th
2030 68.38 164th
2040 69.49 166th
2050 70.54 173rd
2060 71.53 177th
2070 72.58 181st
2080 73.66 183rd
2090 74.79 183rd
2100 0

Sao-Tome-and-Principe Average Fertility Rate

  • In Sao Tome and Principe, Women gives birth to 4.216 (average) children every year and this fertility rate is expected to be in decreasing trend. 
  • Sao Tome and Principe rank is in range of 30th-22nd in term of average fertility rate around the world. 

Sao Tome and Principe
 Fertility Rate kids per women

Table : Past and Expected Average Fertility Rate

Year Average Fertility Rate Rank
2010 4.78 34th
2020 4.21 30th
2030 3.7 29th
2040 3.3 26th
2050 2.99 23rd
2060 2.75 22nd
2070 2.55 21st
2080 2.39 19th
2090 2.24 18th
2100 2.13 17th

Conclusion of Analysis :


In 1950, Sao Tome and Principe population was 60002 and this continuously increasing at growth rate of average 0.02%.Currently Sao Tome and Principe population is around 174776 and by year 2030 its expected to be 268471 .Sao Tome and Principe ranks 188th when compared to other countries population. Average Life Expectancy of Sao Tome and Principe in 2010 was 65.875, in 2020 its 67.166 and by 2050 it will be 70.548.As mentioned in Highlight's Sao Tome and Principe population is increasing, population density is increasing, average life expectancy is increasing and average fertility rate is decreasing.

Reference (Source) :


  • https://population.un.org/wpp/
  • https://population.un.org/wpp/DataSources/
  • https://www.wikipedia.org/
Historical population data on a sub-national level – including their administrative divisions and principal towns – is collected by Jan Lahmeyer and published at his website www.populstat.info.
The Minnesota Population Center publishes various high-quality datasets based on census data beginning in 1790. At the time of writing this source was online at www.pop.umn.edu/index.php. It focuses on North America and Europe.
The Data & Information Services Center (DISC) Archive at University of Wisconsin-Madison provides access to census data and population datasets (mostly for the Americas). At the time of writing this source was online at http://www.disc.wisc.edu.
The International Database published by the U.S. Census Bureau provides data for the time 1950-2100. At the time of writing this source was online at https://www.census.gov/data-tools/demo/idb/informationGateway.php.
The Atlas of the Biosphere publishes data on Population Density. At the time of writing this source was online at www.sage.wisc.edu/atlas/maps.

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